Trash, Censorship, and National Identity in Early Twentieth-Century Germany
by Kara L. Ritzheimer
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1107132045 | 329 Pages | True PDF | 2.47 MB
Lawmakers in Weimar Germany adopted two national censorship laws that regulated movies and pulp fiction. Supporters praised them as a form of social welfare. Critics warned of impending political censorship. This cultural and legal history uncovers these laws' origins and details their impact on the republic and German national identity.